Lunch Briefing with Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert

Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert.

Venue : Stamford American Auditorium (AmCham Office, 1 Scotts Rd, #23-03 Shaw Centre)

Date : August 28, 2017

Time : 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Price : $0.00

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AmCham, World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) and the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) are pleased to invite you to a lunch briefing with Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert.

Governor Herbert is visiting the region to promote Utah as a location for foreign direct investment and as a premier destination for business and tourism. The luncheon offers a great opportunity to explore trade and investment opportunities between Utah and Singapore and the broader ASEAN region as well.

We hope that you will be able to join us for this very special occasion. 
For enquiries, please email amcham_events@amcham.org.sg


About the Governor

Governor Gary R. Herbert has led Utah to a position of national economic prominence. His unwavering focus on economic development includes attracting businesses and investment to the state while helping homegrown businesses flourish.

The governor is focused on four cornerstones to strengthen Utah's economy: education, jobs, energy, and self-determination. As a result, Utah has become a premier destination for business, jobs, and an unsurpassed quality of life.

As Utah's 17th governor, he took the oath of office on August 11, 2009. Prior to becoming the state's chief executive, Governor Herbert served as lieutenant governor for five years. He is the past chair of the Western Governors Association and National Governors Association.

About Utah

Utah
has a stable and predictable business friendly climate. It consistently receives recognition for its low operating costs, high economic growth and excellent governance. The Pew Center called Utah the “Best Managed State in the Nation.” The Pollina Corporate Top 10 Pro-Business States report ranked Utah #1 in the country for business and careers.

Companies that move to Utah soon discover that their needs are met. Utah’s transportation, communication and energy infrastructures are second to none. Businesses that make large capital investments have access to competitive funding thanks to Utah’s thriving financial industry. Utah offers tax rebate incentives to companies that make capital investments in the state and create jobs. High tech firms can find the highly skilled employees they need and international companies have access to world-class managerial skill.

Since 2006, exports from Utah to Singapore have grown to US$234 million.

AmCham Singapore thanks the WTC Utah and GOED for their partnership of this luncheon.

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